SUMMER SCHOOL 2020: turning climate information into value for traditional Mediterranean agri-food systems.
May 25 @ 8:00 am - May 29 @ 5:00 pm| €30
MED-GOLD Summer School vs #coronavirus: Deadline for the registration postponed. We are working on alternatives. Register to the Summer School to receive updates.
Deadline: 17 April 2020
THE MED-GOLD SUMMER SCHOOL
Cagliari, 25-29 May 2020, Hostel Marina Scalette S. Sepolcro.
The MED-GOLD summer school is dedicated to early career scientists and professionals in the areas of climate science, agriculture, economy, social sciences amd communication.
Working in multidisciplinary teams and supported by mentors from the Scientific Committee, the students will be challenged by real users of climate information to develop prototype climate services for the agri-food sector, building on the knowledge and skills shared during the event.
Lectures will be delivered by speakers across different disciplines including climate modelling, agriculture and socio-economic sciences.
Early career scientists and professional with a wide range of individual profiles are encouraged to apply and join the multidisiplinary teams: climate scientists, agronomists, software developers (R, Python), economists, social scientists, communication and visual communication experts.
The students will also become familiar with climate data and tools made available through the Copernicus Climate Data Store (CDS).
The program of activities is available here.
The official language of the school will be English.
REGISTRATION & ACCOMODATION
Register for the Summer school here: https://www.med-gold.eu/summer-school-2020-registration/
Application deadline: 17 April 2020
The registration fee is €30. The fee should be paid only when the registration will be confirmed by the organization, after the registration deadline.
The registration fee includes:
- 5 days of lectures from interdisciplinary experts and hands-on practicals.
- 5 luncheon voucher.
Participants will have to arrange and fund their own travel and accommodation.
The maximum number of participants is 25*.
*In case of a too high number of requests a selection will be made on the basis of the following criteria: the widest range of profiles pertaining to the topics of the school (climate science, data analysis/software development, social science, agronomy, etc..), english knowledge, geographical distribution and suitability of the participant based on their CV
Participants selection will be made by the MED-GOLD project team, with the goal to broaden engagement and for ensuring gender diversity.
The MED-GOLD team guarantees equal opportunity and accepts applications without distinction on the grounds of age, race, political, philosophical or religious conviction, gender or sexual orientation and regardless of disabilities, marital status or family situation.